Lenovo 2356GCG

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 35%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (11th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 89 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 40.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics1.96% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive37.9% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemLenovo 2356GCG  (all builds)
MotherboardLENOVO 2356GCG
Memory4.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190910
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 12 '21 at 19:39
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User EST-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-3520M
CPU Socket - U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
40.6% Average
Memory 53.7
1-Core 30.4
2-Core 50.9
31% 45 Pts
4-Core 149
8-Core 231
24% 190 Pts
64-Core 229
15% 229 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 40.6%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4000 (Mobile 1.25 GHz)
Legend(17AA 21FB) 2GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.10.4425
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
1.96% Terrible
Lighting 2.3
Reflection 1.2
Parallax 1.6
2% 1.7 fps
MRender 2.9
Gravity 2.5
Splatting 3.9
2% 3.1 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 1.96%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 520 Series 180GB-$200
32GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LF1i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 112 100 135 138 132 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
37.9% Below average
Read 273
Write 187
Mixed 218
SusWrite 123
45% 200 MB/s
4K Read 11
4K Write 21.8
4K Mixed 12.7
44% 15.2 MB/s
DQ Read 160
DQ Write 97.5
DQ Mixed 127
95% 128 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 37.9%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT351S6CFR8C-PB 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
37.6% Below average
MC Read 11.5
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 16.3
41% 14.3 GB/s
SC Read 7.2
SC Write 6.5
SC Mixed 8
21% 7.23 GB/s
Latency 147
27% 147 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 37.6%
Great: 58%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical 2356GCG Builds (Compare 18 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

System: Lenovo 2356GCG

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 4% - Terrible Total price: $200
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